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GO Wipes Europe 2023 Agenda

Registration and welcome refreshments
Chair’s opening remarks
Market Outlook
Market outlook in Europe and beyond
Disposable wipes: market overview and tackling sustainability concerns
Networking break
Challenges of a biased competition – environment vs inflation, local costs vs foreign costs
The future of the wipes market in Turkey
Networking lunch
How to innovate in the wipe industry thanks to the circular economy
PANEL: Designing wipes with disposal in mind
Recycling, compostability, biodegradability, flushability – these words are all front of mind, but the challenge is getting there. How are companies planning for better disposal? Where are they with developments? What challenges are they facing?

-Wolfgang Josef Tenbusch, President Europe/Managing Director, Albaad
-Dr Bryan Haynes, Technical Director for Global Nonwoven, Kimberly-Clark Corporation
-Dr Ross Ward, Chief Commercial Officer, NIRI
Networking break
VERTIS – The best way to handle renewable raw materials with high efficiency while creating great consumer experience!
Networking drinks reception and close of day one
Sustainability Cont.
Plastic-free wipes is a positive step towards a more sustainable future, but is it the end game?
Beyond Conventional Wipes: embracing hemp for a sustainable tomorrow with Harper Hygienics
Yuri Zaytsev | Innovation Project Manager, Harper Hygienics
Jakub Wojtaszak  | Strategic Innovation Projects and Technology, Harper Hygienics
Regulatory update
Speaker to be confirmed
Networking break
Production Innovation
Lenzing™ Nonwoven Technology (LNT) ideally suited for wide range of (dry & wet) wipe applications
Is your sustainable nonwoven sustainable enough? Making of an environmentally friendly wet toilet tissue
Wetlaid/spunlaced materials and reducing their production CO2-footprint
Networking lunch
How to transform wet wipes packaging from non-recyclable to recyclable
Peter Kerkhofs, Strategic Product Manager Home & Personal Care, TKAM, Constantia Flexibles International GmbH 
Dr Dietmar Lenko, Head of Group Technical Innovation, Sub Product Category Leader HPC, Dairy & Beverage Flexibles,TKAM at Constantia Flexibles International
PANEL: Innovation without compromise: ensuring sustainability doesn’t inhibit packaging performance
Marine Regagnon, Head of Business Development, TerraCycle Europe
Geoffrey Gendebien, Marketing Manager Home & Personal Care, Sport and Baby Nutrition, Amcor
More panellists to be announced
Future of Formulation
Disinfectant cleaner wipes-sustainable, cost-efficient solutions for professionals and consumers
A holistic approach towards wet wipes preservation
Chair's closing remarks
Close of conference

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